House of Representatives
Lawmakers shouldn't discount power of prayer after crisis
Leaders on Wednesday detailed what bills they would pass if they won back the majority.
Backers said the mortgage-rule change would help rural communities gain access to loans.
The passage of the fiscal 2015 blueprint is a significant victory for GOP leaders.
The centrist Pennsylvania Republican's retirement opens up a competitive House seat.
Nearly eight in 10 Americans think Congress is disconnected from their concerns, a new poll says.
Members must wade through nearly 170 amendments to the Pentagon budget blueprint.
Rep. John Larson says the switch would free lawmakers from constant fundraising.
Dianne Reidy interrupted floor proceedings last year during the government shutdown.